Linux from scratch's bash problem: $() syntax errorview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – When I try to build the glibc following the Linux from scratch instruction Chapter 6.9. Glibc-2.14.1, I get a syntax error about $(command). (HowTos)

cifs write errors in cron jobview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I've got a shell script that backs up our svn repositories. I back them up by tar'ing them over to a NAS (a Drobo). The script takes care of mounting and unmounting the network share itself. The script itself works fine when I run it directly, but when run via cron it appears to fail with a few CIFS-related errors appearing in the syslog. (HowTos)

Upgrading Zerigo DNS plan through Heroku failureview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm hosting an app on Heroku and have a basic DNS plan with Zerigo. (HowTos)

SVN Lock - Unable to lock file from svn client - Tortoise clientview story

http://serverfault.com – We have a debian based SVN server, When I try to lock a file it shows as below image, Nobody is able to lock any file. Can you please guide me how to solve this issue.I also followed the below client configuration but did not worked. I have attached the error image below. To configure locking on TortoiseSVN, right-click on any folder and select Tortoise SVN > Settings.... (HowTos)

Dry run php script from shellview story

http://www.unix.com – Is it possible to dry run a php script without actually executing it? Say I need to test the output of a php file to see if it matches a pattern. I need to run this on all php files on the server. But I fear if there are php files that make modifications, sends out mail etc, that should not happen. In short only static php files should be executed. (HowTos)

How do I sort the authors of a repository by the number of contributions using git?view story

http://askubuntu.com – The name of an author is exactly the one given by the "Author" line of a commit. When I list the authors, I their name must be followed by the number of commits he has. (HowTos)

How can I find out why my EC2 instance was down for a whileview story

http://serverfault.com – I have an instance running at Amazon EC2. I just checked the monitoring, and I saw that the server was down for a while. TO be more precise, there is completely no line between 15:16:00 and 15:46:00 in the monitoring graphs of the EC2 console. I also have confirmation from Uptimerobot that my servers where down. Apparently my server was down for exactly 30 minutes. (HowTos)

Diff with exceptions Questionview story

http://www.unix.com – So I'm currently developing an automated test system and I'm verifying my results by running a set of baselined data through and comparing the output (which is in a txt file) to a baseline results file. So of course I'm just using the diff command. Unfortunately each time I run the test there are 2 values that are changed. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Can't update ubuntu!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm trying to update my system in the normal way - via Update Manager - but I'm getting an error message that I don't understand. Could someone help me diagnose and repair the fault please? The message comes back "Package operation failed" and when I click details I get: Code: installArchives() failed: dpkg: too-long line or missing newline in `/var/lib/dpkg/triggers//File' (Hardware)

Submin - Subversion Web Administrationview story

http://www.debianadmin.com – Submin provides a web-based admin interface to your svn repositories. Submin Features User/group management User/group permissions management per path SVN repositories creation Config files for apache2 cgi and wsgi created automatically Authentication via htpasswd/svn authz Authentication synced to svn (and trac) Tested with browsers: Firefox (2, (Distributions)